Veronika Georgieva MSc.

Education and Research Officer

Research group(s):
6. Migration and Development

Veronika Georgieva is an Education and Research Officer for the Migration and Development Research Group at UNU-MERIT.

Veronika is handling the administrative responsibilities related to the Migration and Development Research Group's project applications and reporting. Along with being the Administrative and Communications Coordinator for the Migration Management Diploma Programme (MMDP). In addition, Veronika is the Internship coordinator of the Migration and Development Research Group. 

Regarding her academic background, Veronika holds a Double MSc in Public Policy and Human Development from UNU-MERIT and Maastricht University. During her Master's degree Veronika specialised firstly in Foreign Policy and Development, and afterwards in Migration Studies. Before moving to Maastricht, Veronika obtained a BA in European Studies from Sofia University, during which she majored in Economics and EU Law. 

Her research interests are on the topics of diaspora relations, remittance flows, and development processes.